News You Can Use
Diana O'Kelly, Township Supervisor
April 27, 2017
How Much Are My Property Taxes?
Lake County Treasurer David Stolman announced the property tax bills are in the mail and available to view on-line.
Apply for Fishing License On-Line

Remember to purchase your fishing license from the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.  The Conservation Police do ticket in Lake County.  Click here to apply

Renew Your Passport
Do you have 6 months validity remaining on your passport?  

Many countries require that your U.S. passport have as much as 6 months validity remaining for entry.  If your passport doesn't have the required validity, renew it today to avoid the cost and stress of waiting until the last minute. To renew your passport by mail, click here.

If you need to apply for a passport, the closest place to us is Vernon Township. Click here for more information.

You will have to provide your own photos.

Taking The Kids To Washington DC This Summer?
Request Congressional Tours by filling out and submitting the tour request form and find out about available tours. Click here

"White House regulations establish that tours of the White House may only be obtained through a Congressional office. These are among the most frequently requested tours in Washington.  Given their popularity, I encourage you to make your request as far in advance of the dates of your visit as possible, especially during the peak months of March through September."
Pet Safety - How Hot Is Your Car?
Yoga Chair Yoga For Seniors
We have had requests for another Yoga Chair Yoga class.  Benefits yoga include balance, strength, flexibility and protection from injury. This one hour class will meet for four weeks beginning Wednesday, May 17 at 1 pm.   Click here for more information.
Call Kari Pohar to register at 847 740-6708.
Hearing Screening Available at Fremont Township
We had such a demand for this we are scheduling a third date. Call now to schedule.

May 16 Tuesday from 10:00 am  – 3 pm

Audibel Hearing Aid Center in Libertyville, a leader in “Better Hearing Health” is pleased to offer a Free Hearing Screening and Otoscope Exam Event on Tuesday, May 16 from 10:00 am til 3 pm at lower level of the Fremont Township Administrative Building.
Click here for the brochure

To make your reservation, call or email  Jeanne Pinkerton at  1-847-362-7500.

••FREE Hearing Screening!
••FREE Ear Canal Examination!
Mobile Drivers License Renewal Event at Fremont Township

For your convenience, Fremont Township is hosting a Mobile Drivers License Renewal on July 19 with Secretary of State Jesse White's office.  In order to renew your license or State ID at this event, your license or ID must be expiring within one year of July 19, 2018. (July 18th birthdate is the latest)

More information

Shredding Event
Protect Your Personal Information
State Rep Nick Sauer is hosting a paper shredding event at the Fremont Township Administrative offices on Saturday, May 6 from 9:00 am til 11:00 am.  Click here for more information.Click here for more information.    
50 or Older? Check Out The Regent Center Calendar
Click here to view the May Schedule.  This month they have Medicare 101.

Whether you need information for yourself or to assist your friends, this is the seminar for you! How and when does one sign up for Medicare? What are the differences between Parts A, B,C and D? What does Medicare cover and what is a supplemental policy used for? 
Community Events
Mulch and Flower Sale at Mundelein High School
The Mustangs' Basketball and Football teams will be selling mulch from 83 Landscape Supply and flowers from Turks' Greenhouses in the far west parking lot of Mundelein High School the first weekend of May. The hours of operation will be: Saturday, May 6th - 8:00 am - 4:00 pm Sunday, May 7th - 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Kindergarten Readiness Fair, Tuesday, May 9 from 6:30-7:30 pm at the Fremont Library.
Park on Park Starts May 10

The cruise nighst specialize in pre-1977 vehicles only. By limiting attendants to classic cars, the event draws some of the finest vehicles in the area. They offer an organized event that has something for owners and spectators alike.

Find our more!  (This link wasn't working in my last newsletter)  
Save the Date!  The US Postmaster Food Drive is May 13, 2017  Please place donated food items by your mailbox.  This food drive benefits the Fremont Township Food Pantry.

Amazing Mundelein Volunteers Needed

This event occurs in the month of May and solicits the assistance of area volunteers who help senior citizens with household chores which may be difficult or impossible for them to handle on their own. It brings people together and shows the true meaning of a community. Many tasks that are accomplished include washing windows, cleaning gutters, mowing lawns, moving heavy/awkward items, etc.

The 2017 event date is May 20, 2017. Contact Jenni House at 847-968-3770 to volunteer and register for help.

We Accept Your American Flags

To ensure your American Flag is disposed of properly, bring it to Fremont Township.
Donate Diapers to Fremont Township
We accept diaper donations for children and adults. If you have diapers you are no longer in need of, please consider donating them to Fremont Township. We do accept open bags.

If you are aware of Fremont Township residents  in need of diapers,( children or adult)  please have them contact our office at 847 223-2847 .

Electronic Recycling Opportunities
Fremont Township has a Recycle O Rama scheduled for September 30.  If you need to dispose of electronics before then, below are the drop off locations. 
Grant Township: Road District Facility
26535 Molidor Road, Ingleside, IL
​Monday - Friday 7:00 am to 3:00 pm
​Excluding Holidays

Grayslake: Public Works Facility
585 Berry Avenue, Grayslake, IL
​Monday - Friday 7:00 am to 3:30 pm Saturday  ​8:00 am to NOON
​Excluding Holidays
Also Accepting:
​Clothing & Textiles, Shoes,
​Mixed Paper, Cardboard,
​Plastic Containers, Glass Bottles & Jars,
​Steel Cans, Food Scraps 
Cuba Township: Road District Facility
28070 W. Cuba Road, Barrington, IL
​Monday - Friday 7:00 am to 2:30 pm
​Excluding Holidays

Highland Park: Recycling Center
1180 Half Day Road, Highland Park, IL
​Every Tuesday 7:00 am to 1:00 pm
​1st Saturday of the month 7:00 am to 1:00 pm
​​Excluding Holidays
Also Accepting:
​Clothing and Textiles, Shoes,
Polystyrene Foam: Cup, Containers &
​Packaging, Fluorescent Light Bulbs  
Recycle Bedding- But No Pillows
Recycle Bedding for the Dogs
No Pillows!!!!!!
If you have used towels, sheets or blankets that need to be recycled, please consider bringing them to Fremont Township at 22385 Route 60, Mundelein to be donated to local Animal Shelters and Rescues.  You can drop them off in the bin on our front porch. 
Recycle Shoes, Eye Glasses, and Textiles at Fremont Township

Fremont Township recycles shoes year round.  You will find a bin on our front porch.  If you are disposing of shoes that have laces, please tie the laces together.  

We also accept eyeglasses. 

Did you know 85 percent of clothing ends up in the landfill? Bring your new, gently used, and used clothing to be reused or recycled.

Use our  textile bin in our parking lot.  Click here for a list of acceptable items.

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If you need to contact me, please call the office at 847 223-2847 or my cell at 847 833-1019.
Diana O'Kelly
Fremont Township Supervisor   
 Fremont Township Representatives


Bill Grinnell
Highway Commissioner

Ed Sullivan Jr.

Christina McCann  

Chic Martin
Connie Shanahan
Jeri Atleson
Tami Forman

Next Board Meeting-May 8, 2017
Recycling Event, September 30